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ASTR563: Astroparticle Physics (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)


Fall, Spring CR: 3.0


Graduate status or PHYS 342 or PHYS 344

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(ASTR/PHYS 563) An overview of a bustling research frontier in modern physics that lies at the interface of particle physics and astrophysics. Emphasis is on current topics that are particularly relevant to both fields, including cosmology, dark matter, cosmic ray physics, high-energy gamma ray astrophysics, neutrino astrophysics, and gravitational wave physics.


Peterson, John


Textbook(s) for Spring 2017
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Particle Astrophysics D. H. Perkins 2nd 978-0199545469 Oxford Press Optional

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